1986, Alaska and U.S. District Court, District of Alaska; 1988, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1989, U.S. Supreme Court
Willamette University College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1985
Law School Graduation Year
Western Oregon State College, B.S., with highest honors, 1983
Anchorage and Alaska Bar Associations.
American Jurisprudence Awards in Constitutional Law, Contracts, Torts, Civil Procedure, Labor Law, Arbitration, Public Sector Collective Bargaining, American Legal History. Certification in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Willamette University College of Law, 1983.